Tag Archives: Spanish La Liga
- On Deck: The best rivalry in sports
March 23, 2015
You can give me the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox, the Los Angeles Lakers and the Boston Celtics, or the Dallas Cowboys and the Washington Redskins. All three are great, if not historical sports rivalries that have transcended time and history. That much I can’t argue. But...
- Former Osasuna execs arrested for match-fixing; Sevilla, Espanyol dragged into scandal
March 11, 2015
Spanish football has once again found itself embroiled in another match-fixing scandal after two former presidents and for ex-board members of football club Osasuna have been charged with a host of misgivings, including misappropriation of funds, false accounting, falsifying documents and corruption. The investigation reportedly involves the disappearance of €2.4 million...
- Spanish La Liga launches match fixing investigation on 2011 Zaragoza-Levante fixture
September 30, 2014
The Spanish La Liga is the latest top-flight football league to launch an investigation into match fixing. The state prosecutor’s office in Madrid decided to take action after gathering evidence on a possible match-fixing episode during a La Liga game in 2011 between Real Zaragoza and Levante. The match in...